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Re: [OT] People using Win98 ?!?!?!

From: v4r4n <console.cowboy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-01-24 21:15:37 CET

Well I'm more familiar with turning old computers into firewalls and
mail servers, but are you passively or actively cooling these
machines?

More recently I've been trying to silence older computers where
performance is not an issue.

At some point it just doesn't feel like it is worth maintaining old,
loud, and slow hardware that is sucking up power.

On Mon, 24 Jan 2005 20:48:49 +0100, Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> wrote:
> v4r4n wrote:
>
> >I just find it amazing that someone who 'knows' about the internet
> >would still being using a 200Mhz machine.
> >
> >To care so little about computer power and to have so little time to
> >dedicate to this computer. Such patience. It is all about
> >priorities.
> >
> >
> Well, I use a box with a 133MHz Pentium MMX, and I'm quite happy with
> it. I run my firewall and mail server on it, and see no reason to upgrade.
>
> -- Brane
>
>

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